The State vs. the Dead Body of Joshua Hammond Jr.

he was strangling in his blood

Date: 
September 6, 1849

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
gun and fence rail
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the said Joshua Hammond Jr came to his death by Sunday[?] blows inflicted by the hands of John Green Jr & Julius Green with a gun[?] & fence rail and that John Green senior was aiding and abetting at the time at a place on the Hamburg Road belonging to John Baushkett[?] on little horse creek now occupied by Benjamin Davis

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at a place belonging to John Bauskett[?] on little horse creek

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
John & Julius Green
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